Posts Tagged ‘safe water drinking act’

Is It Safe to Drink Water That Has Been Sitting Overnight?

A few years ago we delved into the science behind stale water that’s been in a glass overnight. No doubt you’ve woken up in the morning and downed a glass on a nearby end table or countertop, but often it doesn’t taste as “fresh” as it did when you poured it. The change in taste […]

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A new report issued by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) demonstrates that over 77 million people were served by water systems that violated at least at least one aspect of the Safe Water Drinking Act during 2015. The types of offenses ranged from arsenic to coliform bacteria to lead, but every single state was […]